The Walt Disney Company ABC News Digital Software Development Intern, New York - Spring 2019 in New York, New York

ABC News Digital is seeking an intern to work directly with the VP Digital, and across editorial, product, and technology teams to design and develop an interactive map and other data visualizations. The purpose of the project is to provide visual learners with a new tool to help them understand current events from a global perspective.

Basic Qualifications :

  • Expertise with front-end web technologies (JS, CSS, HTML)

  • Expertise with data visualization libraries (D3.js)

  • Expertise with dynamic programming lanugages (JS, Python)

  • Demonstrated ability to visualize complex ideas in a clear, accurate, and intelligent manner

  • Passion for visual learning

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Experience with statistical programming languages including R

  • Experience with React JS library

  • Expertise with cartography and mapping tools (QGIS, TopoJSON)

  • Interest in journalism

Required Education :

Sophomore, Junior or Senior level undergraduate student or recent graduate (within 6 months of graduating) pursuing a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Digital Media or related field.

Additional Information :

Program Eligibility

  • At least 18 years of age

  • Unrestricted work authorization

  • Available to work part-time (minimum 20 hours/week) or full-time (maximum of 40 hours/week) in Spring 2019 (January - May)

  • All candidates must be able to have a consistent, reliable work schedule throughout the session

  • Ability to provide own relocation, housing and transportation. Position is located in New York, NY

  • Enrolled in an undergraduate program at an accredited college/university taking at least one class in the semester prior to participation in the internship program, or recently graduated within six months at time of application

Job ID: 584953BR

Location: New York,New York

Job Posting Company: Media Networks